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The Black Swan Hotel

4.0 of 5 Market Place, Helmsley YO62 5BJ, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Black Swan was the venue for a recent big birthday celebration and they made us very welcome from beginning to end. The staff were wonderful from beginning to end and nothing was too much trouble. The food in the evening restaurant was a delight, and they also have a fantastic selection of wine. One thing that we really liked... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My fiancee took me to the Black Swan as a surprise for my 40th bday and we loved it. We stayed for one night in one of the feature rooms, it was fantastic. We also ate in the restaurant, the food was delicious. The service throught the stay was first rate, we were even given a couple of bottles of... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my husband for his birthday. We had stayed before and enjoyed it, but this time was even better. There is a new French chef whose food is a good as in some Michelin starred restaurants we've visited. Accommodation was lovely as ever. It's not cheap, but worth paying for a special occasion. I had complained about the cheesy... More

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Callington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After seeing a special readers offer in a magazine I subscribe to, I was eventually able to book 2 rooms, but I really had to fight for it. I was apprehensive about our stay due to this hassle, BUT everything at the hotel was wonderful. Pleasant reception staff, great rooms, delicious food and attentive service in the bar. Breakfast was... More

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York, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Black Swan is for one of those special nights away. I took my partner for a stay on Saturday night for her 40th birthday, first night away from the little ones in 7 years, so I think we deserved a treat, and it certainly was. The whole package is really fantastic, from the very attentive staff who are very... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived in pouring rain and were greeted and made welcome by the excellent reception staff. Our room was well appointed and comfortable with all the amenities we could wish for. The atmosphere in all the public areas was cosy and comfortable with log fires burning in the lounge and bar. We had an excellent light lunch in the 'Tea... More

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York, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is many years since I stayed in the ex Forte Hotel and Lord Forte would be delighted with it as it is today! We visited with friends on a Friday night with a wedding party going on, always difficult to manage but here managed perfectly, them and us. Good reception and so it continued, excellent polite staff, many from... More

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York, UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just returned from a weekend at The Black Swan with my husband, which consisted of a friend's wedding and then a day/night alone enjoying a peaceful child - free weekend. The rooms are comfortable and classic although the bathrooms maybe a little tired. The breakfast options were good and consisted of lots of local produce, well cooked and... More

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York, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for my father in laws 70th birthday. My wife and I had visited back in 2009 and the hotel has not lost any of it's charm. We booked the 7 course taster menu and at the last minute decided to go with the drinks package to compliment the food. I am so glad that we did this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this hotel on a two night autumnal deal, this hotel is spotlessly clean in every area, the room we stopped in was a standard room has we took our dog with us but still was very nice. Check in was very quick the staff were very pleasant . The best was yet to come ! First champagne cream tea... More

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Address: Market Place, Helmsley YO62 5BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Helmsley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Black Swan Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
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